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FOX
Feb 12, 2013 5:30am EST
.on friday... police found 32-yyar oll jennifer conyers tied up with electrical cords 3& she was beaten and draggee into the basement... and murrdred by moote carter. detectives say he stole her car and -t-mmcarr.on & saturday... police spptted carter in west baltimore driving conyer's wwitt mustang. 3 him... they say he was coverre in blood. p (guglielmm) "heeadmitted to abusing drugs... taking ms. conyers' personnl eefects and & ultimatelyycooing back and pllegedly killlnn her." 3 ppliie say cartee met conyers website mooths ago.conyyrs was - an -i-v outreach worrkr with thh citt's health department. phe was 32-years--ld.acccrding to online court rcoors... ccrter has prioos... including pharges. p3&pthii morning, he's being held without bond... facing first and secoon degree murder and robbery.i'm megan gilliland, fox45 morning neww. 3 three people are dead... incluuing he alleged gunman... after a shooting att a delaware courthouse. courthouse. it happennd in the lobby of the new castlee county couuthouse in wilmington monday morning.
CSPAN
Feb 17, 2013 9:45am EST
for a political campaign by a young civil rights lawyer by the name of john conyers, who's running on a platform of jobs, peace and justice in both conyers and rosa parks or very early opponents of the war in vietnam. so she starts volunteering on his campaign and actually persuades martin luther king was not doing any kind of political endorsement. she prevails and came to come to detroit to make an appearance for john conyers. this is an extremely crowded with the people running and conyers wins the primary by less than 100 votes than 40 votes and very match attributes part of why he wins to rosa parks prevailing on king to come. so one of the first things conyers says his hires rosa parks to work in is to trade off this coming handling constituent needs in doing community outreach around issues like jobs, housing, welfare and again she's really part of this community presence on the ground. obviously she works there until 1988. certainly by the 80s her role is more ceremonial. she is a keypress and any key legitimizing fours for conyers. conyers gets a lot of flack for hiring rosa parks. all
NBC
Feb 11, 2013 6:00pm EST
relationship between the suspect and victim. >> police say that jennifer conyers did know her attacker and have charged him with second and first degree murder. >> jennifer conyers worked as a social worker, a caseworker for those individuals whose lives have been torn by hiv/aids. >> the pelch department released the statement. the family and friends are learning the awful details of her death. according to charging documents, after a fire at her home friday night, her body was discovered in her basement. lying face down, bound with electrical cords and tape. in the first floor bedroom, police said there was blood on the floor and on a computer. jennifer conyers had severe trauma to the back of her head. police say she knew her attacker. >> monte carter was dating, had some kind of casual relationship. they had met online as the suspect had admitted to us. he admitted to partying with a friend and abusing drugs, taking her personal effects and ultimately coming back and allegedly killing her. >> police say they caught him driving her car. documents say he admitted to using heroin and cocaine a
WHUT
Feb 4, 2013 6:00pm EST
, as well as john conyers. she volunteers on john conyers' first campaign. >> dean of the congressional black caucus. >> michigan gets a new congressional seat in 1964. it looks but they may elect a second african american to congress. this young civil-rights lawyer is running on this platform of jobs, peace, and justice. he is running on the anti-39 platform. rosa parks is attracted to this, volunteers for his campaign in 1964, and gets martin luther king to come to detroit on behalf of conyers. for the most part, and king is staying outside of the stuff, but he cannot say no to her. this is a crowded primary. conyers wins by less than 100 votes. one of the things he believes contributes was king coming. and part of what gets came to detroit is rosa parks asking him. one of the first thing that conyers does is he hires rosa parks to work in his detroit office. he is in the forefront to the opposition to vietnam. both of them are working on that, so she is part of the women's international party for peace and freedom. >> those hearings are held in detroit, john conyers is one of the voi
CSPAN
Feb 23, 2013 1:00pm EST
volunteered for political campaign by a young upstart civil-rights lawyer named john conyers who's running on a platform of jobs, peace and justice and conyers and rosa parks are early opponents of the war in vietnam. she starts volunteering the campaign and actually persuades martin luther king who is not doing any political endorsement, prevailed on him to come to detroit to make an appearance for john conyers. this is an extremely crowded time with eight people running and conyers wins the primary by less than 100 votes, 40 votes and attributes part of why he wins to rosa parks prevailing on king to come. one of the first things conure does is tires rose up parks to working his the foreign office handling constituent needs and doing community outreach particularly around issues like jobs, housing, welfare and particularly in the first year, really part of his community presence on the ground. by later years she works in 1988 certainly by the 80s her role is more ceremonial but in those first years she is our key presence and a key legitimizing force for conyers and conyers gets a lot of
CSPAN
Feb 28, 2013 10:00am EST
. pelosi: madam speaker, i ask unanimous consent to yield the balance of my time to mr. conyers of michigan. the speaker pro tempore: without objection. mr. conyers will be controlling the time. the gentleman from michigan is recognized. mr. conyers: thank you, madam speaker. i recognize mr. ellison from minnesota for one minute. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman from minnesota is recognized for one minute. mr. ellison: madam speaker, i'd like to talk to you about lucy. lucy is not the name of the person i'm referring to but she's real. i can't use her name because lucy still lives in fear of her abuser. a man she was married to. lucy is from a nation in west africa. and the man who was abusing her physically and sexually and mistreating her would tell her, threaten her based on her immigration status to the united states that she was hoping to obtain. he would threaten her and tell her i'm going to hold this against you. don't you dare leave me. and the violence against women act could self-petition process was a lifeline and a savor -- savior to her. she was able to explain the extre
FOX
Feb 12, 2013 9:00am EST
dead in a house fire.police pay she was murdered. mmrderrd. the ody offjennifer & conyers waa found nside a charred home on high gate drive at suugrave aaenue. &ppolice say she was killed by monte carttr.policeesay the pww met n an online dating &ppebsite months ago.conyers was &pan h-iiv outreaah worker with the city's health departmmnt.. but her accused killer... is a man with a criminal history... acccrding to online court records... includes burglary, drug and theef charges.now, & second degree murddr. 3 (guglielmi) "i mean, i don't knoo what else to call him, -3 but n nimal bbhind for.. an -3 someone who dedicated her life to helping others."((s. &pstrachan/neighbor) "it doesn't 3 it's the simple act that somebody died... and it wasn't like it was naturallcauses.. somebody actually mmrdered her." & perr"police found 32-year old electrical cords and tapp. - investigators say sse was 3 bbsemeet.detectives believe carter stole er car and a-t-m card... and sst the houue on fire.on ssturday... police spotted caater in west baltimore driving cony
CSPAN
Feb 17, 2013 7:45pm EST
for a political campaign by a civil rights lawyer by the name of john conyers who was running on a platform. she actually persuades martin luther king who isn't doing any kind of political endorsement. she prevails to come to detroit for john conyers this is an extremely crowded they need people running and conyers wins by less than 100 votes and attributes part of why he wins to rosa parks prevailing to come so one of the things is works in the office candling constituents needs and doing community outreach on the issues like jobs, housing, welfare, and again this is a regularly in the first years she is part of his community present on the ground. they are becoming more ceremonial. degette a lot of flak for hiring rosa parks they receive all kind of hate calls and threats and she receives all kinds of hate letters and it sort of undeterred in the 1960's and 70's continues to work on the black power movement. rosa parks personal hero was malcolm x and she got to meet and hear him three times. the first time was 1963 when he comes to be tried and gives a famous message to the grassroots and he h
FOX
Feb 12, 2013 6:00am EST
website months ago.conyers was an h-i- -33 v outrrech worrer with the city'sshealth depaarment. but her accused killlr... was a - man with a criminal issooy... that accorddng to online court records, includes burglary, drrg and theft charges. (guglielmi) "i mean, i don't but an animal behind for.. n absoluteey egregious murder of someoneewwo dedicated her life to helpiig others."(ms. - straahan/neighbor))"it doesn't matter if we knewwhhr orrnot, somebody died... aad ittwasn't like it waa natural auses.. pomebooy aatuaaly murrered her." her."police fouud 32-year oll 3 with electrical corrs and papp. investigators say she was beaaen and ddrgged intoo the basement... and murderedd - byymonte carter.detectives say he stole her car and a-t-m ppotted arter in west baalimore driving coonerrs &pphite mustang.when they caught &pcovered nn lood. 3 what carter admittee too minutes.live in northwest -& baltimore, i'm megan giililand, fox45 morning news. & he mayor layssout her ppan... to avoid sendiig baltimore over its own fiical cliif.3 week warned that t
FOX
Feb 11, 2013 5:00pm EST
duringg & a fire. police found conyers' tied up with electrical cords and taaee investigators ay she'd been 3&pintt the basement. detectives say when thhy found carter...is clothhs were poverrd wwth blood. 3 (guglielmi) "he admitted to partying with a friend nd - abbsing drugs, ttkknggms. -3 cooyers persooal eefects and &pultimately coming back and allegedly killing her. it's fammly. our thooghhs and prayers do go outtto hem." 3 conyers was an h- ,3 i-v outreach worker with the city's health department. she was 32-yyars-old. live at city police headquarterr, kd, fox 45 newss pa 5. police... arrrst... a man... ccnnected with a fatal night club hooting....in west balttmorr. 3 rrcky horton... is chaaged with first ddgree murder ...and assault... in the death f sean rhodes.../. three peeple....shot in 3&p at the... "ras-a-ter"... international club... on... westt orth avenue... near... north puuaski street...//. 3 wws also charred... with operatinggthe estauranttas an illeeal barr 3 a teenager in mon
FOX
Feb 11, 2013 11:00pm EST
to partyyng with a friend and abusing drugs..ttking mss conyers' ersonal effects ann & ultimately coming back and allegedly killing herr" &ppolice aa arter 3 met conyers through an oolinn ddting website months ago. worker with the city's heelth department. she was 32- p3 a... high sccool teacher... was... killed this mrning... hit... a school bus. happened before .... ttis -33 morning... in westminster... on... sullivvn road... near... route 27..../ witnesses... say... a ford focus... veered... acrosssthe center- -3 line... of the road... s... it entered... a turn... hittingg.. thh schooll &pbus...//.the... driver of the car... 24- year- old... devinnspence... -3 was killed.../ no sttdents... p on... the bus... pere njjred...///.spence... was... a... math teacherr...at... annhester -3& vallly high school..- 3 people are alleady discussing -3 who will succeed pope benedict the 16th......after is ssrprise resiggntion this moonnng. &pmornnng..he eiggty-five yeer - old pope says he does n
CBS
Feb 11, 2013 11:00pm EST
. in the basement, the body of 32- year-old jennifer conyers face down tied up with electrical cords. police have arrested carter, a man she allegedly met online. >> i don't know what else to call him but an animal. >> reporter: they believe he beat her in her bedroom, dragged her to the basement, then lit the house on fire. >> she was a good person and she really didn't deserve this. i look and it just makes me sad. >> reporter: neighbors noticed her car missing from her home. >> every police in this city was looking for that white mustang. >> reporter: they found her car here at the corner of north freemont and pitcher, behind the wheel was carter. there was blood on his jeans and shoes. he told them he stole her atm card and went on a drug binge. cyber security expert says this case is a tragic reminder of the dangers of the internet. >> if you're a a predator and you seek to cause harm to people, these sites are a perfect hunting ground for you to find vulnerability and weakness in other people. >> reporter: now charged with murder, robbery, and arson. cony
FOX
Feb 11, 2013 10:00pm EST
met jenniier conyers on annonllne ddting website & months ago.......conyers was an h-i-v outreach wwrker with thh city's health department. ...... her accuued killer, a man wwth a criminal hhstory.. &pthat, according to onlinn court recoodss ncludes &pburglary, rrg nd theft charges.(ggglielmi) "i mean, i pon't now what else to call - him, but an animallbehind for...annabsolutelyyegregious murder oo omeooe who dedicated her life to helping it all started friday when the - for a suspicious death durinn a fire at a houseeon high gate drive at sulgrave avenue. policc found conyers ied & up with electrical cords and ttpe. innestigatorsssay he'' been beaaen and her body draaggddinto he basement. 3cartee killed conyers.. tten &&pstooe her car and atm card while her house burned. -3 (guglielmm) ""hether t was a -3 cover up, we don't know yet...."..........police sayy they spptttd carter aturddy in west baltiiore.. driviig cooyers' white mussang. investigators say when thhy ound him.. hissclothes were covvred witt blood. (guglielm
NBC
Feb 11, 2013 5:00pm EST
. >> she was restrained by electrical cords and take. >> conyers had suffered from head trauma. there was blood on the floor and covering the computer which appeared to be broken during the struggle. >> monty carter had some kind of casual dating situation. they had met online as the suspect had admitted. >> carter took her car and used your atm card to buy cigarettes and other items and sell them to buy drugs. he admitted he had been using heroin and cocaine for several days before the fire. police caught up with him saturday driving her car. meanwhile, the city health department is warning her death. she worked there as a researcher for the bureau of hiv services. correction was a very private and europe -- nice young lady. >> and become a poll of i cannot help but look at that house across the street. because i am looking for her. i'm looking for corporate i am looking for a mother. it is a void right there. -- i am looking for her car. i am looking for a mother. it is a void right there. >> police will not say whether or not it was a cover-up for her death. they believe the
CBS
Feb 11, 2013 5:00pm EST
-year-old jennifer conyers tied up in the basement of this house as it was up in flames. detectives say she was suffering from blunt force trauma to the head. now police have arrested 38- year-old monti carter who they say met the victim on an online site. carter beat the victim and took her car. >> everybody was looking for the victim's vehicle. on sunday they found the mustang and the suspect behind the wheel. he admitted to partying with a friend and abusing drugs. taking mrs. conyers personal effects and coming back and killing her. >> reporter: conyers said she met the victim on the internet months ago and the two had a relationship. he admitted to stealing her bank card and using it to buy drugs. >> megan, thank you. according to court documents, carter has previously been convicted of burglary, theft and uttering false documents. >>> three people are dead following a shooting inside a courthouse. the shooting happened this morning at the new castle county courthouse in near by willington delaware. jessica kartalija has the latest for us.
CSPAN
Feb 26, 2013 1:00pm EST
the speaker's announced policy of january 3, 2013, the gentleman from michigan, mr. conyers, is recognized for 60 minutes as the designee of the minority leader. mr. conyers: mr. speaker, i ask that the house yield me as must have time as i my consume. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman is recognized. mr. conyers: thank you very much. i am pleased to join in this special order, a bipartisan one, in which i recognize my judiciary colleague and former chairman of the judiciary committee, jim sensenbrenner of wisconsin, for joaning me in this discussion as well as congressman bobby scott of virginia. also a distinguished member of the judiciary committee and former chairman of the subcommittee on crime. members of the house, just days before the edmund pettus bridge march from montgomery to selma, and by the way, congressman colleague john lewis is the only member of congress that was in that march, the supreme court will review congress' authority under the constitution to re-authorize the voting rights act specifically section 5 of that act. i believe, and i am confident the supreme cou
FOX
Feb 14, 2013 5:30pm EST
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CSPAN
Feb 27, 2013 8:00pm EST
for ms. parks who for more than 20 years was an assistant to representative john conyers of michigan. [applause] and i want to thank all the members of congress who are here and all who worked to make this day possible. also with us today are eugene -- eugene daub sculpture and dr. firm and the co-designer of the statue. [applause] i think it's safe to say that this wasn't just any project and these gentlemen certainly rose to the occasion. gentleman, please rise to the occasion. [applause] to entail a statue we will be joined by steve keyes and elaine steele a longtime friend. [applause] elaine steele a longtime friend of ms. parks and co-founder of the rows are and raymond parkes institute of cell development. thank you both for joining us and thanks to all for civil rights guests who honor us today with your presence. every now and then we will stop back and say to ourselves, what a country. this is one of those moments. because yes all men and women are created equal but as we will hear during the ceremony, some grow to be larger than life and to be honored as such. welcome. [app
ABC
Feb 12, 2013 5:00am EST
the crime. police say 32-year-old jennifer conyers a baltimore city social worker was murdered by a man she met on an online dating site. relationship ended month ago but on friday 38-year-old monte carter somehow got into her home. police say carter beat her tied her up and dragged her into the basement before setting the house on fire. allegedly carter stole her atm card and white mustang. according to police he used thecard to go on a drug binge and that's when police tracked him down. >> he admitted important facts and he was covered in blood during the questioning, and when asked about the murder of miss conyers he declined to comment and requested counsel. coy nt know what else to call him but an animal behind bars for a absolute egregious murder of someone who dedicated her life to helping others. >> he is facing a handful of charges including second degree murder and arson and robbery. police say they are looking for another suspect who could be connected to the crime. >>> the feds are getting involved with the investigation of the queen anne county sheriff office and his brother. >
FOX News
Feb 5, 2013 10:00pm PST
convened o hearing on immigration reform. congressman john conyers declared that the phrase illegal immigrant is not accurate and therefore should not be used. really? watch this. >> i hope no one uses the term illegal immigrants here today. our citizens -- the people in this country are not illegal, they are out of status. they are new americans that are are immigrants. >> sean: political correctness. looks like mr. conyers has take and page from the obama playbook because over the last four years we have seen the president master the art of dictating which words, which phrases we can and can mott use. for example remember the war on terror is now an overseas contingency operation. terrorist attacks are now man caused disasters and saying islamic radicalism is off limits because it might hurt somebody's little feelings. i may be old fashioned but i believe in call things what they are. a terrorist is a terrorist and someone who enters the country in an unlawful manner is an illegal immigrant. instead of giving us the vocabulary lessons maybe congressman conyers should be protecting
FOX News
Feb 5, 2013 9:00pm EST
hearing on immigration reform. congressman john conyers declared that the phrase illegal immigrant is not accurate and therefore should not be used. really? watch this. >> i hope no one uses the term illegal immigrants here today. our citizens -- the people in this country are not illegal, they are out of status. they are new americans that are are immigrants. >> sean: political correctness. looks like mr. conyers has take and page from the obama playbook because over the last four years we have seen the president master the art of dictating which words, which phrases we can and can mott use. for example remember the war on terror is now an overseas contingency operation. terrorist attacks are now man caused disasters and saying islamic radicalism is off limits because it might hurt somebody's little feelings. i may be old fashioned but i believe in call things what they are. a terrorist is a terrorist and someone who enters the country in an unlawful manner is an illegal immigrant. instead of giving us the vocabulary lessons maybe congressman conyers should be protecting the borde
NBC
Feb 11, 2013 11:00pm EST
reportedly told detectives that he and conyers had metro website. lawmakers, dignitaries, and survivors came together for the maryland network against domestic violence's 25th memorial service. one by one of the names of the victims who lost their lives last year were called. the group says 49 people died in maryland between july of 2011 and june of 2012 as a result of domestic violence. victims included 28 women from 18 men, and three children. the event raises awareness and garner support for families affected by domestic violence. >> devin spence was making a familiar warning track to his job but his students did not get to learn from him today. they're mourning the loss of their popular teacher. he was killed when his car collided with a school bus. >> we saw a lot of tears at manchester valley high school as students, parents, and staff gathered for a senior night. devin spence described his son as an extremely caring teacher. sheriff's officials say that the roads were icy. before 7:00 a.m. monday morning car collidedence's with the school bus and caught on fire. he was on his way to w
NBC
Feb 12, 2013 5:00am EST
of jennifer conyers was found on friday after a fire broke out at her home. officials say she suffered head trauma. police say monte carter was driving her car when he was picked up. >> he took her personal effects and coming back and allegedly killing her. >> police say he also used the victims atm card. he now faces first and second- degree murder charges. >> students and teachers remember a popular teacher. devin spence taught math. his car hit a school bus on monday. his car burst into flames. he was a recent graduate of towson university. >> he was always trying to help us better ourselves. will definitely be missed -- he will definitely be missed. >> 45 degrees at the airport. cutting sodium from your meals. >> how many lives that can save. >> don't forget to e-mail us your response to our water cooler question of the day. would you trade in your morning cup of coffee for a mountain dew breakfast drink? mmm-mmm. you can share your response on wbaltv.com, on our facebook page, or send us a >> we have an update. police confirmed they are investigating a murder suicide on 36 avenue. the
FOX
Feb 14, 2013 11:00pm EST
& in pennsylvvnia..-& friends and fammll gather to pemember jenniffr conyers... a baltimoreewoman found murderedd ii her homm last week.a funeral was held today at &ppounn dead friiay in a house & fire oo high gate drivv in she was tieddup with electrical cords and batee..- monte arter is chaargd ith &pher murdee. pollce say the two pet on a datiig website months aggo 3 aa.. mother... anddher ....two children... & are... hospitalized... suffeeinng.. severe burns. burns.it happeneddthis -3 porning... wheentheir secood floor aparrment ....aught firr..../ the motter and children - ages 2 and 4 - ssmehow managed to get -3 ouusiie... efore harrord -3county fire crews... prrived..../ but tonight - ll ... aae in... critical 3 say... the flames weree -3 containnd... t one bedroom -3 ....hhre they were all sleeping....//there were smooe detectors ....nside the home.../ buu... no batteriissin themm.. o aleet & the amiiy.../ thht... mayyhave dellyed their eesape. 3 < well you can never say whaa -& wwuld've happpned, but we doo knnw
ABC
Feb 11, 2013 6:00pm EST
the 32-year-old city social worker jennifer conyers in the head, before bounding her with electrical cords and speaker wire. police say charter dragged her to the basement and lit her house on fire. >> i don't know what else to call him but an animal behind bars for an egregious murder of someone who dedicated her life to helping others. >> reporter: police say carter also stole connors' atm card and her car to fuel a drug binge and get around. he was interviewed and arrested. >> he was covered in blood during the questioning. when asked about the murder of miss connors, he declined to comment requested counsel. >> reporter: which he will need, as he's charged with first and second degree murder been arson, false imprisonment, malicious burning, and rob by. >> it remain unclear whether connors died because of her injuries or the fire suspect. police -- the fire itself. another suspect is being searched air as the investigation goes on. >>> math teacher devin spence died after colliding with a school bus. he was on his way to school when he hit the bus. witnesses say the 24-year-old's
FOX Business
Feb 5, 2013 7:00pm EST
not helped when democratic congressman john conyers today declared of the house judiciary -- judiciary immigration hearing that there is no such thing as an illegal immigrant. >> i hope no one uses the term illegal immigrants here today. our citizens are not -- the people in this country are not illegal, they are of a status. lou: congressman john conyers. the united states is an unusual country. this venture brings in more immigrants, legal and illegal then any other country, but also performs more abortions than any other country. and an important knew book lays out how are historically low birthrates in this country are a foundation for disaster. author, columnist, conservative commentator joining me to discuss his important knew book, what to expect when no one is expecting. we begin tonight with the president to wishes he had never heard the word sequester. but the economy contracting in the latest reading of gdp and the rap -- rapidly approaching onset of dramatic budget spending cuts that would further slow our economy, the president is asking congress to bail him out of a fisca
CBS
Feb 11, 2013 4:00pm EST
. >> reporter: police found the body of 32-year-old jennifer conyers in the basement after putting out the fire. monte carter was arrested over the weekend. conyers was beaten to death. she was bound with electrical cords and dragged to the basement. when carter was arrested police say they found blood from the victim on his clothing. police say carter used the victim's atm card several times to buy cigarettes and other items. >> thank you. police say the victim and the suspect did know each other. >>> crime is just one of topics being covered by major stephanie rawlings blake in her annual state of the city address. the mayor says the economy and money issues remain the biggest problem for the city to deal with. >> our city faces serious structural deficits between slow growing revenues and faster growing expenses. without corrective action this shortfall totals nearly $750 million over 9 years. the put that number into perspective it's more than what we spend on police, fire, health and recreation and parks annually. >> wjz will have much more on the state of the city address coming up on eye
CSPAN
Feb 27, 2013 10:00am EST
connections in the house, as the speaker mentioned, for 18 years, she was an assistant to john conyers. john conyers. [applause] and they worked together -- they worked together to advance the cause of civil rights and equality. we always ask mr. conyers to tell us stories about rosa parks, tell us stories about rosa parks. one that i think is appropriate at this time is that john -- john conyers first met her when he was just out of school. he traveled south to join the civil rights movement after law school and he met her then. she worked in his first campaign and she would later become his first congressional hire, the first person he hired on his congressional staff. what a beautiful connection. well, pretty soon mr. conyers found out that people were visiting the office to see rosa parks and not the congress. [laughter] in fact, she was invited all over the country to be honored. and how about this, mr. president, one day she went to him and she said she wanted to thank him for allowing her to be honored all over the country and would be willing to take a pay cut for her time away from
FOX
Feb 15, 2013 6:00am EST
.. ,3 3 new hhs mmrning... friends aan family gather to rememberr jennnfer conyers... a baltimore woman found murdered pn her home last week.a funerrl was held yesterday... at sharp streettmemorial united ethodist church..- conyers was ound dead friday in a house fire on high gate drive in northhest aatimore. police say she was tied up with eeeetriccl cords andd with her murder. policc say the two met oo a dating website montts ago. 3 medical examiners have positively identified the body of former l-a police officcr phristopher dorner. 3 man authorities say killed - foor people and wounded three others in a venddtta against police. the announcement cooes just tto &psttndoof and fire at a cabin in the mmoutains east f los angells wwereedorner was. -3 records duuing an autopss. 3 if yyu thought the fiscal cliff was the end of washingtoo's manuuactured crisis .... guess aaain. - the sequester is cooing up nexttand booh democratssand rreublicans arr warning thhy &pmay not be able to ssop his mmre on owwmuuh
NBC
Feb 12, 2013 6:00am EST
a woman was shot in her home. monte carter was arrested driving the car of jennifer conyers. she was found dead after suffering some head trauma. >> he admitted to taking drugs and taking her personal effects and coming back and allegedly killing her. >> investigators say monte carter was using her atm card. >> some parishioners are left in the cold. once told four -- someone stole four heat pumps. the parish is working to raise umps. to replace those pa at this time, no suspects have been named. this weekend is shop maryland energy weekend. you do not have to pay the 6% sales tax on energy star appliances. this is the third year for the program. more information on our website, wbaltv.com. be sure to click on the consumer. 6:36. ava marie joins us from the zoo. >> we will talk to amy and she said love is soon to be in the air for the polar bears. i'm holding in my hand a meat pinata. this rhino will be stuffed with meat. maybe some valentines bicycles for them as well -- maybe some valentines icicles. sunshine breaking out today. the wind is breezy today. that is keeping the temperatures
ABC
Feb 12, 2013 4:30am EST
found dead in a burning home in northwest baltimore. police say jennifer conyers was keeled by a man she met -- killed by a man she met through a onleen dating site. monte carter beat her in the head and tied her up and dragged her to the basement and police lit the house on fire. carter is charged with first and second degree murder. >>> jury selection continues in the jason scott trial. he is accused of murdering a mother and her daughter in 2009. scott is serving a 100 year sentence after being found guilty of going on a crime spree in the area of upper marlboro. abc2 investigators were following scott's story from the beginning and you can find the stories in the featured section on the website. just look for the link that reads inside a criminal mind. >>> a national front, people in bridgeport connecticut are not going anywhere soon. the city will not start removing snow from the side streets until later this week. the mayor of bridgeport says that's more than 100 roads that remain impassable. he says because people left their cars in the road, they are having a difficult time getti
ABC
Feb 12, 2013 6:00am EST
with murder in the beating jennifer conyers e dragged her body to the basement and lit the house on fire. that happened on friday. carters is accused of stealing her -- carter is accused of stealing her atm card and car. they found him and say he was covered in blood when they brought him in for questioning. he is being held without bail currently. >>> the fed are getting involved in case uncovered by our abc2 news investigators involving sheriff homman and his brother john. a former dough teethive in that department is suing the department claiming she was fired after she complained that john sexually harassed her at work. she says she was riding in him in cecil county in 2009 when he put his hand down her pants and grabbed her breasts. according to the filing the u.s. department of justice claims gary hofmann violated title vi by failing to take action. >>> who is in line next to take over at the vatican a question a lot of you want to know. we will have to wait until the end of march to fine out but experts say odds are the new pope will come from latin america or canada. yesterday, p
CBS
Feb 11, 2013 6:00pm EST
this northwest baltimore home the body of 32-year-old jennifer conyers tied up in the basement of this house as it was up in flames. authorities say she was suffering from blunt force trauma to her head. police are accusing monte carter. police say carter attacked her in her home, tied her up, took her into the basement of her home and lit the house on fire. >> everybody in the city was looking for that mustang. >> reporter: behind the wheel of that mustang was monte carter who authorities say was covered in blood. >> he confessed to partying with a friend and taking drugs. >> reporter: he admitted to stealing her credit cards, buying items to exchange for drugs. carter is now charged with murder. >>> a pennsylvania man faces animal cruelty charges for the death of one of his horses in fredrick county. as derek valcourt explains what was discovered on the two properties he leased that has animal rescue groups so upset. >>> animal groups have helped more than two dozen horses rescued from these fredrick county farms but as you're about to see these horses
CBS
Feb 12, 2013 6:00am EST
vulnerability in other people. >> >> reporter: jennifer conyers worked for the city since 200. a spokesman for the department said she was a valued employee and offered deepest sympathies to friends and family. >> >> carter has been denied bail. >> >> this morning, many mourning the loss of a carol county high school math teacher who died when his car collided with a school bus. 24-year-old devon spence was driving in westminster yesterday when his car slid into the bus. five students were on board, none of them injured. investigators believe an icy patch on the pavement played a big role in the crash. >> >> frederick county, animal cruelty under investigation. charges filed in the death of one horse there, as derrick balcore reports, it was what was discovered somewhere else that had people so upset. >> reporter: rain rot, this horse and 24 others voluntarily surrendered to rescue groups now nursing them back to order. the horse as owner faces two animal cruelty charges after animal control found one horse in desperate need of medical attention.
CBS
Feb 12, 2013 7:00am EST
with murdering jennifer conyers, they met on an online dating site, they believe she beat conyers in her bedroom, tied her up and dragged already to the -- her to the basement and set it on the fire. >>> yesterday the mayor proposed cutting the work force by 10% over eight years, increasing the hours for firefighters, the mayor wants to change the pension system. stay wi >>> the vatican is already holding auditions to see who might be the next pope. we have one of those auditions. it's going on -- take a look. ♪ [ laughter ] [ applause ] >> exactly. uh-huh.- >> welcome back to "cbs this morning," everyone. >> it is like we're looking at this at politics who's up, who's down how are they going to decide, all the stuff we see in the political campaign. >> yeah. but they keep it quiet as cardinal whirl was telling us. he said it's about prayer but i think there's lobbying behind the scenes. >>> only on "cbs this morning," more now from my interviewer with former vice president dick cheney. in his eight years in office he was at the center of vigorous debate over fo
CSPAN
Feb 27, 2013 7:30am EST
. >> thank you. >> either one. >> i yield to mr. condit. i always yield to mr. conyers. >> thank you. >> he is mr. rose a parks. >> i served with them, too, and i would recognize him first. spent i thank you both for your generosity. we come in today looking at a very important part of economic systems that has -- this country, and i've always worried during previous airline mergers, and without prejudging the merits of the one that brings us here today, we should recall that both parties to this merger bear a higher burden in demonstrating the greater consolidation in the airline industry is warranted. one of the arguments advanced in favor of some past mergers, delta, northwest, united, continental, was acclaime the ct there was too much capacity in the industry which led to excessively low fares that prevented carriers, particularly so-called legacy carriers, with their higher costs from earning a sufficient income. we got to consider whether this is still the case. while america is in bankruptcy -- pardon me -- it is poised to successfully we organized with billions of dollars in cash a
MSNBC
Feb 21, 2013 2:00pm EST
of the 14 on the screen so here's a partial list, conyers, sanchez, lewis, rush, but again, as i mentioned, 14-way tie there? >> yeah. democrats have been moving to the left, as well, last several years and the most fascinating name on the list, bobby rush, only congressman to defeat president obama. >> i was living in illinois at that time. you are right. quickly, the moderates. key in a lot of things happening, particularly immigration reform. joe manchin, ben nelson, charlie dent, michael grimm, chris smith there. important folks looking at as you pointed out how polarized people are. >> charlie dent, one of the big power players on gun control and manchin is one of the key allies that president obama's going to have on that legislation. >> interesting list, josh. thanks so much for joining us. you pronounced my name beautifully. thank you. >>> and time now for the "gut check." a new "usa today"/pew poll shows republicans get most of the blame for the sequest tradition and 49% for congressional republicans. 11% see it as equal. what did your gut tell you? if the sequester deal isn't rea
FOX
Feb 14, 2013 10:00pm EST
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CSPAN
Feb 27, 2013 11:00pm EST
20 years was an assistant to representative john conyers of michigan. [applause] i want to thank all the members of congress that are here and all who worked to make this day possible. also with us today are eugene daub the sculptor and dr. robert furman the co-designer of the statue. [applause] i think it's safe to say that this wasn't just any project in these gentlemen certainly rose to the occasion. gentlemen, please stand to be recognized. to unveil the statue we will be joined by sheila keyes and elaine steele a longtime friend. [applause] elaine steele and longtime friend of ms. sparks and co-founder of the rosa and raymond parkes institute for self development. thank you both for joining us and thanks to all the civil rights guest who honor us today with your presence. every now and then we have to step back and say to ourselves, what a country and this is one of those moments. because guess all men and women are created equal but as we will hear during the ceremony some grow to be larger than life and to be honored as such. welcome. [applause] >> ladies and gentlemen please
ABC
Feb 28, 2013 1:40am PST
: the statue unveiling was a homecoming of sorts for parks, who worked as an aide to congressman john c conyers for nearly two decades in detroit. >> soon, mr. conyers found out people were visiting the office to see rosa parks, and not mr. conyers. >> parks died in 2005 at the age of 92. after her death, rosa parks became the first woman to lie in state in the capitol rotunda. yesterday, she made history once again as the first black woman to be honored in statuary hall. rob and diana, back to you. >> incredible life and honor. thank you for that story, karen. and just historical perspective. she was arrested in '55. by '56 is when the supreme court struck down alabama bus segregation as unconstitutional. >> and, by the way, in her auto biography, she debunked this theory that she refused to give it up because she was tired. she said i was 42 years old, i was a young woman. i wasn't tired because i was old, i was tired of giving in. >> and she's best known for it, but not the first to do it. also a 15-year-old girl beforehand. also a 15-year-old girl before hand. like it has for so many people
CSPAN
Feb 6, 2013 12:00pm EST
. i now turn to our ranking member, the gentleman from michigan, mr. conyers. >> thank you, chairman bob goodlatte. this is an important hearing. you started off on a very important analysis of where we are. i am not here to critique your presentation, but to make my own. that i could summarize what i think we are going to be addressing in three phases. one is comprehensive. two is a path to citizenship, and three is border security more than ever when we can agree on is border security. it is improving -- i think that we have a general consensus about the ways that we can do a better job. there may be a few members of the house judiciary committee that would like to go to the borders and examine this and talk to those who are responsible for it. and i propose would determine that we continue this discussion as these hearings proceed. the notion of a comprehensive immigration area has been pushed around and bantered about. the fact of the matter is this is a challenge that i don't think we can handle on this basis. as my experience with the subject shows me, with 10 or 11 million und
CSPAN
Feb 13, 2013 1:00pm EST
-chairman, hopefully chairman of the judiciary committee, mr. conyers, our ranking member, who has been a leader on this issue as well. mr. hoyer. >> thank you very much, madam leader. i'm pleased to be here with all of you. there are mostly women on this platform. this is not a woman's issue. this is an everybody's issue. every father, every husband, every brother, this is an issue about everybody. yesterday, the senate once again passed a reauthorization of the violence against women act. 78-22. all the democrats voted for it. a majority of the republicans voted for it, and every woman member of the senate, republican or democrat voted for it. when i co-sponsored the original act in 1994, we had strong bipartisan support in both houses of congress. there is no reason and the senate is a perfect demonstration of this, why that shouldn't be the case today. majority leader cantor said during my colloquy on the floor last week that he cares deeply about women who are victims of violence, at risk, and i quote, we need to get them the relief, them being the women of our country, the relief that this
MSNBC
Feb 27, 2013 8:00am PST
. working with congressman conyers to find homes for the homeless, preparing disadvantaged youth for the path to success. striving each day to right some wrong, somewhere, in this world. yet our minds fasten on that single moment on the bus. miss parks alone in that seat clutching her purse and staring out a window. waiting to be arrested. that moment tells us something about how change happens or doesn't happen. the choices we make or don't ma make. for now we see through a glass darkly. scripture says. it is true. whether out of inertia, simple lack of moral imagination, we so often spend our lives as if in a fog, accepting injustice, rationalizing inequity, tolerating the intolerable. like the bus driver, but also like the passengers on the bus we see the way things are, children hungry in a land of plenty. entire neighborhoods ravages by violence. families hobbled by job loss or illness. we make excuses for an action. we say to ourselves, it's not my responsibility. there's nothing i can do. rosa parks tells us there's always something we can do. she tells us that we all have
CSPAN
Feb 25, 2013 9:00pm EST
by then chairperson and the ranking memberle it john conyers. it passed in the house of representatives 390-33. it's also interesting to note historically that prior to this year if he ever time section 5 and the voting rights act has been used to address alleged concerns with redistricting, which traditionally take place two years after the completion of the census, when it was used by the justice department to block or modify redistricting reforms or changes, prior to the obama administration, every other occasion since the passage of the voth rights act in 1965, it was a republican justice department charged with the responsibility of addressing concerns with redistricting and the problem of racial it gerrymandering. it was the nixon justice department in 1972. it was the reagan justice department in 1982. it was the george h.w. bush justice department in 1992. it was the george w. bush justice department in 2002. so the history of section 5 and the voting rights act is a glorious one, not just as it relates to the preservation of our democracy, addressing the need to make sure that every ameri
FOX News
Feb 27, 2013 8:00am PST
, working with congressman conyers to find homes for the homeless, preparing disadvantaged youth for a path to success. striving each day to right some wrong, somewhere in this world. and yet our minds fasten on that single moment on the bus. miss parks, alone in that seat clutching her purse, staring out a window, waiting to be arrested. that moment tells us something about how change happens or doesn't happen. the choices we make or don't make. for now we see through a glass darkly scripture says. and it's true. whether out of inertia or selfishness, whether out of fear or a simple lack of moral imagination, we so often spend our lives as if in a fog. accepting injustice, rationalizing inequity. tolerating the intolerable. like the bus driver but also like the passengers on the bus. we see the way things are, children hungry in a land of plenty. entire neighborhoods ravaged by vience. families horribled by job loss or illness. and we make excuses for inaction. and we say to ourselves that is not my responsibility. there is nothing i can do. rosa parks tells us there's always something we
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